Who is the Faithful and Discreet Slave? (A Context Adventure)

So here we are looking at Matt 24:45 and scratching our heads. Who is the faithful and discreet slave??  What if we had nothing to aid our understanding? No one to explain?  Could we figure it out just from the pages of the Bible?  Let’s try!   How can we do that?  We have to…

Today. Or not Today. 

Commas can be life changing. I mean, for the thief next to Jesus, it was the difference between paradise today or paradise thousands of years in the future. Before we talk about the comma, though, think about what comes after it. “You will be with me in Paradise” Jws believe Jesus will reign over paradise…

NWT Gospel Twisting

Compare each phrase side by side.  But pay most attention to the highlights. This is THE GOSPEL we are talking about. The main message of salvation…the MESSAGE we are to preach to the world! Let’s get it right! This is Paul’s definition of the Gospel (or good news of Christ) Paul tells us what was…

Proof Jesus isn’t Michael

My time in God’s word this morning had me me litterally shaking with discovery.  I never believed Jesus was Michael but this morning God showed me proof. Follow me: Daniel 10 documents a vision of A man clothed in linen, a belt of gold, eyes like fire, wearing a linen garment, having feet like copper,…

It’s Subliminal

Here’s a fun fact: In the 1950 NWT, John the Baptist was said to be a pioneer.  I kid you not! – 1950 NWT, Luke 1:76 – “But as for you, young child, you will be called a prophet of the Most High, for you will PIONEER before Jehovah, to make his ways ready.” Of…

Flag Worship

This is a screenshot from a fb post a Jw friend posted recently. Let’s talk about flag worship. First let me ask some questions: Before a JW ever accused you of worshiping the flag, had it ever occurred to you that you were worshiping it? Have you ever worshipped anything accidentally? What is worship, anyway?…

Whoever shall call on the name of…?

It is evident from vs 9 that in context we are talking about Jesus. “For if you  confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart God raised him from the dead, you will be saved” Verse 14 says “how will they call on him if they have not put faith…